Dr. Cara Tang

Instructor, Computer Information Systems
Portland Community College
PGP Public Key

Summer 2014 Office Hours
Monday: 1pm - 2pm TCB 312 / 308, Sylvania Campus

Courses

Courses I have taught, am teaching, or will teach.

2014 - 2015
Fall 2014 CIS 125D: Database Application Development (2 sections, 1 online)
CIS 133J: Java Programming I
2013 - 2014
Summer 2014 CIS 125D: Database Application Development (online)
Spring 2014 CIS 125D: Database Application Development (2 sections, 1 online)
CIS 275: Data Modeling and SQL Intro
Winter 2014 CIS 233J: Java Programming II
CIS 275: Data Modeling and SQL Intro (2 sections, 1 online)
Fall 2013 CIS 122: Software Design (online)
CIS 133J: Java Programming I
CIS 275: Data Modeling and SQL Intro
2012 - 2013
Summer 2013 CIS 120: Computer Concepts I (online)
CIS 233J: Java Programming II (online)
Spring 2013 CIS 122: Software Design (2 sections, 1 online)
CIS 275: Data Modeling and SQL Intro
Winter 2013 CIS 120: Computer Concepts I
CIS 133J: Java Programming I (online)
CIS 233J: Java Programming II
Fall 2012 CIS 120: Computer Concepts I (2 sections)
CIS 133J: Java Programming I

Initiatives

Initiatives I am involved in.

Vice-Chair, ACM Committee for Computing Education in Community Colleges (CCECC). Work to advance computing education at associate-degree granting colleges and similar post-secondary institutions throughout the world. Website: capspace.org

Security Ambassador, NSF-funded Security Injections @ Towson University Project. Advocate for the inclusion of security in computing courses and hold workshops training faculty on the use of security injections modules in their courses. Website: towson.edu/securityinjections

Conferences and Meetings

Conferences and meetings I have attended or plan to attend.

2013 - 2014
Workshop Oregon 2014 Security Education and Training Workshop
Portland, OR, 21-22 July 2014
ITiCSE 2014 Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education
Uppsala, Sweden, 23-25 June 2014
Poster: ACM Associate-Degree IT Curricular Guidance
NCWIT Summit 2014 NCWIT Summit on Women and IT
Newport Beach, CA, 19-21 May 2014
WiCyS 1st Annual Women in Cybersecurity National Conference
Nashville, TN, 11-12 April 2014
Co-Presented Workshop: Secure Coding with Security Injection Modules
SIGCSE 2014 ACM Special Interest Group on Computer Science Education
Atlanta, GA, 5-8 March 2014
Poster: ACM Associate-Degree IT Curricular Guidance
Birds of a Feather: IT Curricular Guidance for Associate-Degree Granting Institutions
Workshop NSF Cybersecurity Education Workshop
Arlington, VA, 24-25 February 2014
KY-TriWiC Lexington, Louisville, and Greater-Cincinnati Area's Celebration of Women in Computing Conference
Cumberland Falls State Park, KY, 7-8 February 2014
Co-Presented Workshop: Secure Coding with Security Injection Modules
Co-Presented: ACM Curricular Guidelines: IT Associate Degree and CS Baccalaureate Degree
ACM CCECC Committee for Computing Education in Community Colleges
Tampa, FL, 17-20 January 2014
MPICT MPICT Winter ICT Educator Conference
San Francisco, CA, 6-7 January 2014
Co-Presented: Report from the ACM CCECC IT Curriculum Project
ACSAC 29 2013 Annual Computer Security Applications Conference
New Orleans, LA, 10-13 December 2013
MINK WiC MINK WiC (Missouri Iowa Nebraska Kansas Women in Computing)
Kansas City, MO, 18-19 October 2013
Co-Presented Pre-Conference Workshop: Secure Coding for Community College Faculty
CCSC NW Consortium for Computing Sciences in Colleges, 15th Annual Conference
Forest Grove, OR, 4-5 October 2013
Presented Tutorial: Introducing Security and Responsible Coding in Introductory Computer Science Courses
ACM CCECC Committee for Computing Education in Community Colleges
Minneapolis, MN, 27-29 Sept 2013
2012 - 2013
Workshop Oregon 2013 Security Curriculum Summer Workshop
Portland, OR, 9-10 July 2013
ACM CCECC Committee for Computing Education in Community Colleges
IT Curricular Project
Sacramento, CA, 14-15 May 2013
OCCC Oregon Council of Computer Chairs
Wilsonville, OR, 26 April 2013
SIGCSE 2013 ACM Special Interest Group on Computer Science Education
Denver, CO, 6-9 March 2013
ACM CCECC Committee for Computing Education in Community Colleges
IT Curricular Project
New York, NY, 17-18 January 2013
CCSC NW Consortium for Computing Sciences in Colleges, 14th Annual Conference
Olympia, WA, 5-6 October 2012